Tech & Cybersecurity
Present on inclusion and special education at the 40th Future of Education Technology Conference
“For most people technology makes things easier. For people with disabilities, however, technology makes things possible.” —Mary Pat Radabaugh, Director of IBM National Support Center for Persons with Disabilities Since […]
DA op-ed: The surveillance of our youth
Like many districts, the Southeast Polk Community School District in Iowa monitors the web usage of students on district-provided computers for inappropriate activity, and uses a service that sends emails to parents summarizing student internet search history. This raises some difficult issues because we know that young people need space away from adults for healthy development.
Boost IT Support with Student Tech Teams
This web seminar highlighted some strategies for creating student tech support teams in any district. An administrator from Lafayette Catholic School System in Indiana described how a student tech team is enabling school leaders to maximize resources and make better use of IT staff.